Through his work as a legal consultant, Simon has achieved a thorough knowledge of trade mark and design law as well as the handling of counterfeiting and infringement cases nationally and abroad. Simon provides counselling in relation to the establishment, maintenance, exploitation and enforcement of intellectual property rights, including the preparation of and counselling in connection with IPR strategies.
Simon holds an LL.M. from the University of Copenhagen as well as an LL.M in European Intellectual Property Law from the University of Stockholm and has provided IPR counselling since 2006. Before his employment with Patrade, Simon was employed as legal consultant at the Danish Patent and Trade Mark Office, and as IPR consultant at two Danish patent and trade mark firms. In addition hereto, he was working in-house at a large Danish pharmaceutical company and most recently, he was employed as Trademark Manager at an FMCG company in Switzerland.